Announced: By Tiger Woods, that he underwent arthroscopic surgery last week to repair “minor cartilage damage” to his left knee, he said on Twitter. The surgery was performed by Dr. Vern Cooley of Park City, Utah, who said, “I expect Tiger to make a full recovery.” Woods said that he is walking and expects to resume practice “in the next few weeks.” He intends to begin his 2019-20 season at the PGA Tour’s inaugural Zozo Championship on Oct. 24-27 near Tokyo. It is the fifth time that Woods, 43, has undergone a surgical procedure on his left knee, at least three of which have been done by Cooley. Woods also has had four back surgeries. Woods won the Masters in April for his 15th major championship and 81st career title on the PGA Tour, ranking second in both categories. He will captain the U.S. Presidents Cup team in December in Australia, and with his 13th-place finish in the standings for the 12-man team could join the team as an at-large selection.